Universal Studios Japan has officially announced an opening date for the very anticipated Nintendo themed area. The Super Nintendo land zone is expected to open at Osaka theme park on the 4th of February,2021.
USJ and Nintendo have earlier addressed speculations and have confirmed that the parks flagship attraction will be the Mario kart themed roller coaster. It will be housed inside Bowser’s castle and that will be effectively making use of AR and projection mapping technology to make it look lifelike.
To make matters more exciting riders will be donning AR headsets shaped like Mario’s cap! Bloomberg also noted that the park is set to be further expanded by introducing a Donkey Kong-themed area.